- Birth Date
- 19 April 1807
- Death Date
- After 12 June 1880
Jorgen and his family sailed to the United States on the ship William Tapscott in 1860. He and his wife, Oline, came with their sons Peter J. and Niels Jorgensen.
- Age at Departure: 53
- Head of Household
- European Mission emigration records, Scandinavian Mission, 1852-1920.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Supplement after 31 December 1860, 53.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company general files, 1850-1887.
- Saints By Sea: Latter-day Saint Immigration to America
- "The Immigration," Deseret News, 22 August 1860, 197.